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The climate mitigation gap: education and government recommendations miss the most effective individual actions

Overview of attention for article published in Environmental Research Letters (ERL), July 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#2 of 3,255)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

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Title
The climate mitigation gap: education and government recommendations miss the most effective individual actions
Published in
Environmental Research Letters (ERL), July 2017
DOI 10.1088/1748-9326/aa7541
Authors

Seth Wynes, Kimberly A Nicholas

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 504 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 113 22%
Researcher 99 20%
Student > Ph. D. Student 94 19%
Student > Bachelor 67 13%
Student > Doctoral Student 21 4%
Other 71 14%
Unknown 39 8%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 89 18%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 60 12%
Social Sciences 53 11%
Engineering 39 8%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 31 6%
Other 158 31%
Unknown 74 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3859. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 03 April 2020.
All research outputs
#231
of 14,574,683 outputs
Outputs from Environmental Research Letters (ERL)
#2
of 3,255 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#7
of 263,945 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Environmental Research Letters (ERL)
#1
of 85 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 14,574,683 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 3,255 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 39.8. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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